Manayunk now celebrates First Friday. This year round event will capture and present the best Philadelphia has to offer – Manayunk - MNYK style. Enjoy a special evening in old world Manayunk - MNYK by strolling down the canal path and Main Street to browse the art galleries and discover new talent, enjoy the charm of our growing shopping scene, stay for dinner at one of our many remarkable restaurants and have a relaxing night out on the town.
December First Friday
The Attic: Buy one item and get the next item 25% off!
Meadowsweet Mercantile: A DIY letterpress postcard workshop will be hosted by local printmaker Christina Smith. Shoppers can choose various designs to print on the antique printing press, while browsing locally handmade cards from All Heart Art Cart!
Pompanoosuc Mills: Come in from the cold and warm up to their best offerings. They will have the perfect gifts at super-festive prices. Sweet treats too!!
Orbit Art Gallery:Stop in and check out local jeweler, Emily Keifer. Emily lives in South Jersey and has beautiful work at affordable prices.
Sweet Elizabeth's Cakes: Drop in on Friday to sample delicious holiday treats paired with some holiday-inspired cocktails! Yum!
Star Shine Philly: Starshine Salon will be having an open house for First Friday to celebrate it's year anniversary! There will be refreshments and reps from Park Lane Jewelry, Isotonix Vitamins, and Motives Cosmetics will be there.
Petit Gourmand - Petit Gourmand is kicking off Whoopie Weekend! They are welcoming local business Makin Whoopie Kitchen for a pop up weekend of handmade, unique whoopie pies.
The Spiral Bookcase: Be sure you stop at The Sprial Bookcase and participate in the open poetry night!
Kildare's Irish Pub - At 6 p.m. this Friday, Kildare's will be tapping a keg of Sweet Baby Jesus Peanut Butter Porter. It's only around for a limited time so get in to Kildare's and try a pint of one of the hottest beers right now!
Lucky's Last Chance: First Friday at Lucky's Last Chance features artists Martin Maaskant and The Brotherhood Collective. Enjoy craft cocktails by coctail master Jarrod Williams. There will also be a wild turkey spiced whiskey tasting.
Derek's Restaurant - Enjoy $4 Blue Moon bottles, $6 Chicken and Corn Quesadillas every Friday at Derek's!
The Couch Tomato Cafe - Check out the Couch Tomato's $7.49 slice and pint deal! Choose any pizza slice paired with any craft beer in the Cafe for only $7.49!
Tomato Bisto - The Tomato Bistro is continuing this First Friday with a romantic dinner for two. The dinner includes one round of drinks, two Small Plates or Salads, one Pizza, and one Dessert for just $45!
Cactus Bar & Restaurant: Get a 3 course meal for only $20! Choose from a soup or salad, then either a speciality or any entree on the menu, and of course a flight of tequila!